It’s a beer school with a world-class difference

it comes to raising the bar of beer knowledge, we’re passionate about championing the craft and speciality for fans and professionals alike.

You’ll be offered an in-depth education in craft beer, delivered by professionals who will train you and your staff to prepare for the first two levels of the highly acclaimed Cicerone® Certifications* - the industry standard which recognizes those with the best beer knowledge, sales and customer service skills.

The BPET program was created by a trio of craft beer icons:

 Jonny Tyson, a British Advanced Cicerone™ and Beer Academy® Beer Sommelier, Mirella Amato and Rich Higgins two of only thirteen Master Cicerones® in the world - bring their collective wealth of expertise from the UK, Canada and the USA in beer and beer education. 

The course is designed creating n to give you and your staff the knowledge that can improve customer experience, drive sales and increase your craft beer profits.


Here’s what you can expect on the BPET Level 1 course

•2 days of dedicated craft beer knowledge

•An education in what goes into quality beer

•A step-by-step guide to the brewing process

•Tasting and flavour analysis

 •Descriptions you can use as conversation starters when advising customers on their choices

•Explanations on the top 40 beer styles

•Advice on the perfect beer serve and storage

•An introduction to food pairing so you can add value to the dining experience

•A tasting session of 24 different beers

•Preparation for the Cicerone® Certified Beer Server exam

•Launched with our partner, Local Wine School

*This course is not affiliated with or endorsed by the Cicerone Certification Program.